CT prefix [graphic material, textual record]

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    ca. 1942-1965.
    Type of material:
    Photographs, Textual material
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    Archives / Collections and Fonds
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  • Sub-sub-series includes:
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    ca. 1942-1965.
    Place of creation:
    No place, unknown, or undetermined
    ca. 800 photographs : col. transparencies.
    ca. 0.04 m of textual records : negative ledgers
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    Scope and content:
    Sub-series consists of photographs with the prefix CT which are colour transparencies that document Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) activities during the Second World War and the post-war period, from 1942-1965. Subjects include: Canadian naval aircraft and aircraft carriers; wartime RCN events including convoy activities and naval operations; naval support for the June 1944 Normandy landings; the activities of the wartime and post-war Women's Royal Canadian Naval Service (WRCNS); badges, crests, and uniforms of the naval service; Princess Margaret's visit in 1958; Royal Tour of 1959; UN peacekeeping operations; and a wide range of photos that illustrate most warship categories of the RCN, with a focus on major surface combatants and new naval classes and commissioning of new units.
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    Finding aid:
    Photo (Electronic) The finding aid's item level descriptions can be accessed through the "consists of" field in the MIKAN record. A paper copy is also available in the Reference room. Finding aid is an item list that includes the container number, item number, title, dates, and ecopy number. 24-513P-CT (90 90: Open)

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